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18th Century Mahogany Chest On Chest / Tallboy


£4,250 | $5,659 USD | €4,816 EUR
Item Number: SA506766
Date of manufacture: 18th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Martlesham Antiques
This antique has been viewed 18 times in the past month with the most views from France.


18th Century mahogany chest on chest / tallboy, the moulded edge top above a selection of eight drawers, two short over six long graduated drawers, which are all oak lined and have original brass swan neck handles, at the centre there is a pull out baized lined brushing slide, the top section has fluted and canted corners, the chest standing on original ogee bracket feet. This piece was purchased from the Benacre hall auction so it has a good provenance. Benacre hall is a grade two listed country house and estate in Suffolk, the estate has been in the Gooch family since 1746, the family have lived a long and distinguished career, at one point William Gooch was LT governor of Virginia (in the American colonies). Circa 1770.
44 x 22 3/4 x 78 1/4 high
112cms x 58cms x 199cms high
Martlesham Antiques is a family run business and has been trading since 1984. Located in Suffolk just outside Woodbridge, Martlesham Antiques is run from a spacious thatched cottage housing nine large showrooms with a vast adjacent car park.
Specialising in 18th and 19th Century furniture, together with creating custom hand-made furniture which is supplied to various interior designers, trade and the retail market. Every piece on the showroom floor is in excellent condition and ready to go straight into the buyers home or premises.
All of Martlesham Antiques furniture is hand polished by their own French polishers and restorers to a very high standard. We are also a member of LAPADA, the association of art and antiques.


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 18th Century.


Height = 199 cm (78.3")
Width = 112 cm (44.1")
Depth = 58 cm (22.8")

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Martlesham Antiques
The Thatched Roadhouse
Main Rd
IP12 4RJ
United Kingdom

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